Wrap Up for Tuesday, December 12, 2017
1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #533, Leonard Steven Grasz, of Nebraska, to be US Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit; confirmed: 50-48.
2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #534, Don R. Willett, of Texas, to be a US Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit; invoked: 50-48.
Passed Calendar #274, S.447: a bill to require reporting on acts of certain foreign countries on Holocaust era assets and related issues (JUST Act).
Adopted S.Res.357, International Education and Exchange programs
Adopted S.Res.358, Phenylketonuria Awareness Day
Confirmed Executive Calendar #356, Mary Kirtley Waters, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Legislative Affairs)